Rent returns to the stage in a vibrant 20th anniversary touring production at the Straz Center for the Performing Arts from September 19 – September 24. Don’t miss the inspiring message of joy and hope in the face of fear. This timeless celebration of friendship and creativity reminds us to measure our lives with the only thing that truly matters – love. Click here for more information.
Howl-O-Scream begins Friday night at Busch Gardens! For 19 select nights, the scares are everywhere at Howl-O-Scream 2017. Designed to terrify, Busch Gardens’ haunted houses will return with a vengeance, but the scares don’t stop there. Unspeakable terror lives around every dark corner and even Busch Gardens’ pulse-pounding thrill rides are overrun with creatures riding alongside brave, thrill-seeking guests.
Bill O'Reilly and Dennis Miller are bringing their nationwide 2017 tour to Tampa Bay. ‘The Spin Stops Here’ political show will highlight current politics in the media landscape. The show begins at 5 p.m. at Amalie Arena.
For the first time in over twenty years, the World Rowing Championships will return to the United States at the newly developed Nathan Benderson Park in Sarasota, Florida. Tampa Bay is excited to host the 2017 World Rowing Championships. From rowing enthusiasts of all ages to volunteers of all kinds, the Sarasota-Bradenton community is ready to welcome all international athletes and fans. Click here for ticket information.
Thanks to the 5th Annual 4-H Day, LEGOLAND tickets only cost $35 with portions of the proceeds benefiting the Florida 4-H Foundation. LEGOLAND is a great way to have fun with the entire family and learn about science, engineering and technology.
The South Florida Museum will pay tribute to Snooty’s legacy with a special day of remembrance for the famous manatee. This daylong celebration of Snooty’s life will include a visual tribute to Snooty that will be shown in the Museum’s Bishop Planetarium, opportunities for visitors to help create memorial projects honoring Snooty as well as visit the Parker Manatee Aquarium to learn more about Snooty’s true legacy: the Museum’s Manatee Rehabilitation Program. This free event goes from noon until 5 p.m.